What's on

Current and upcoming events, exhibitions, talks and tours.


Tim Peake's Spacecraft in the Great Hall at National Railway Museum

Tim Peake's Spacecraft

Tim Peake's historic capsule has landed, along with a space-age virtual reality experience narrated by the astronaut himself.

Free for all

17 Jan 2018 - 08 Mar 2018


A woman wearing a virtual reality headset

Space Descent VR with Tim Peake

This incredible virtual reality mission puts you in the pilot’s seat of Tim Peake’s spacecraft to experience a truly incredible journey back to Earth.

17 Jan 2018 - 06 Mar 2018

Family activities

Royal Carriages at NRM York

Royal Carriages

From Queen Victoria's lavish 'palace on wheels' to King Edward VII's well-furnished smoking saloon discover the biggest collection of royal carriages in the world.

Free for all

All year round

Background: 'Skegness is so Bracing' LNER Poster